Partner Voice

NISOD’s occasional publication, Partner Voice, features articles written by NISOD partners for NISOD-member colleges. Partner Voice informs member colleges about products and services offered by NISOD partners to enhance student success at community colleges.

1 Aug, 2011

Partner Voice: Project Management Education Goes Mainstream

By |2017-06-16T01:28:18+00:00August 1st, 2011|Categories: Partner Voice|0 Comments

August 2011 Community colleges are establishing project management curriculum to increase graduates’ employability and earning prospects, and to meet industry’s growing demand. Today, there are many community colleges in the United States that are actively considering integrating project management modules into their curricula. But this area of study is relatively new. In fact, the first [...]

1 Apr, 2011

Partner Voice: Presidents, Provosts (and Blackboard) Explore Best Practices in Data-Driven Decision Making

By |2017-06-16T01:28:55+00:00April 1st, 2011|Categories: Partner Voice|0 Comments

April 2011 Does this sound familiar? Data are not accessible—only a small group of people know what’s there, how to get to it, and what to do with it. Data are siloed, and how/where they are stored (index card?) varies greatly across the institution Strategic decisions are sometimes 100% not strategic, like a 15% across-the-board [...]

1 Jan, 2011

Money Grows on TREEs

By |2017-06-16T01:29:22+00:00January 1st, 2011|Categories: Partner Voice|0 Comments

Money Grows on TREEs January 2011 A Technology Review for Efficiency and Effectiveness (TREE) helps college leaders identify cost savings and service improvements to enhance student outcomes. “Higher education institutions are excellent at teaching, research and public service. However, affecting student outcomes by increasing the effectiveness and efficiency within the IT dollars they are currently [...]

1 Nov, 2010

Giving College Students a Monster Advantage

By |2017-06-16T01:29:38+00:00November 1st, 2010|Categories: Partner Voice|0 Comments

Giving College Students a Monster Advantage November 2010 What do University of Maine, SUNY-Alfred State College, Texas State Technical College-Waco, and Ohio Northern University have in common? It’s obviously not location, not degrees or majors offered, not even campus size. Yes, they all serve the educational needs of their students in unique and effective ways. [...]